Uh oh… what’s this in my yard?  

So, I’m in my front yard, stubbornly going after the remnants of the devilish horse tail weeds that cling to the crevasses in our rock garden. I know, it’s a futile quest. I spot a yellow blur streak by. What is that? I drag myself off the ground and follow the blur to a rhody….

Learn how to grow an edible garden during Lynnwood Library event Aug. 20

The Lynnwood Library, in partnership with Verdant Health, will be hosting an event teaching community members how to grow an edible fall garden in whatever space they have available to them. This class is free and aimed toward beginner gardeners who may only have access to a small backyard or patio, yet still want to…

Mountlake Terrace Garden Club looking for members

The Mountlake Terrace Garden Club is looking for members to assist in running the club and maintaining the entry sites in Mountlake Terrace. The garden club is a volunteer-based community group that for over 20 years has annually planted flowers and maintained different sites throughout the city. If you are interested in joining the garden…

MLT Garden Club holding annual spring planting event Friday

The Mountlake Terrace Garden Club is holding its annual spring planting event Friday, June 3. The planting effort will start at 4:50 p.m. with garden beds located outside of the Mountlake Terrace Library before then moving to four other planting sites located throughout the city. The garden club recently cleared weeds from the planting sites…

Snohomish County Master Gardener Foundation plant sale May 7 in south Everett

Shop all of your favorite plants at the Snohomish County Master Gardener Foundation’s annual plant sale Saturday, May 7. The sale begins promptly at 9 a.m. and closes at 3 p.m. and is held in the three parking lots that surround the WSU Snohomish County Extension offices in south Everett, 600 – 128th St. S.E.,…

Edmonds Floretum Garden Club offering scholarship for those planning career in horticulture

The Floretum Garden Club of Edmonds is offering a $1500.00 scholarship to a 2022 high school graduate, community college student, or individual planning a career in a horticultural field. The applicant will be selected based on the following criteria: – Interest in horticulture, floral design, landscape design, botany. forestry, or a related field. – Financial need….